Desmoid Tumor Differential Diagnoses

Updated: May 04, 2017
  • Author: Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

Also consider the following:

  • Fibrosarcoma
  • Familial polyposis of the colon
  • Breast cancer: When a desmoid tumor involves the breast, it may mimic breast cancer on physical examination, mammography, and breast ultrasonography. [27]

Differential Diagnoses